Jeff Morris

Actor

Veteran character actor Jeff Morris died July 13 in Los Angeles. He was 69.

He was best known for his villainous portrayal of ‘J.J.’ in “The Border,” starring Jack Nicholson.

A native Texan, Morris appeared in numerous episodes of such television shows as “Bonanza,” “Tales of Wells Fargo,” “Mission: Impossible” and “The Twilight Zone.”

His feature credits include “Chinatown,” “The Two Jakes,” “Iron Weed,” “Blues Brothers” and “Kelly’s Heroes.”

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